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To Shanghai and Beijing They Go

An article in The Scientist describes a new trend in scientist migration. Not only are Chinese-born researchers returning to China after studying and working abroad, foreign-born scientists are being lured to various universities throughout China. This is not limited to academics -- European and American biotech companies are also making the move, according to the story.

The Scan

Fertility Fraud Found

Consumer genetic testing has uncovered cases of fertility fraud that are leading to lawsuits, according to USA Today.

Ties Between Vigorous Exercise, ALS in Genetically At-Risk People

Regular strenuous exercise could contribute to motor neuron disease development among those already at genetic risk, Sky News reports.

Test Warning

The Guardian writes that the US regulators have warned against using a rapid COVID-19 test that is a key part of mass testing in the UK.

Science Papers Examine Feedback Mechanism Affecting Xist, Continuous Health Monitoring for Precision Medicine

In Science this week: analysis of cis confinement of the X-inactive specific transcript, and more.